Maritime Law

Maritime law, also referred to as admiralty law, consists of the statutes and case precedents that govern legal disputes originating on navigable waters. Navigable waters include all bodies of water that are capable of being used for interstate or foreign commerce. Thus, a large river that flows into the ocean or crosses state lines would fall within maritime jurisdiction. A lake entirely within a single state would not.

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Nixon Peabody LLP

Nixon Peabody LLP

Buffalo, NY - Law Firm near Blasdell
Comprehensive Legal Services to Individuals and Organizations
Phone(716) 853-8100

Nixon Peabody LLP is one of the largest multi-practice law firms in the United States, with offices in 14 cities on the east and west coasts and more than 600 attorneys working in 15 major practice areas. Their size, diversity, and state-of-the-art technical resources enable them...

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  • Cellino & Barnes

    Buffalo, NY - Law Firm near Blasdell

    New York Personal Injury Attorneys

    Phone (716) 854-2020

    Cellino & Barnes, New York Injury Attorneys, represent individuals who have been injured in auto accidents, such as truck accidents, motorcycle accidents and car accidents. We help New York construction accident victims and victims of medical malpractice. We represent individuals and the...